Tag: coach

  • Hot New Career: Wellness Coaching

    Hot New Career: Wellness Coaching

    As people age and continue to live active lives, their interest in living well becomes more important than living longer. After all, no one is too excited about longevity if all that it means is a couple of extra decades of decline. Meanwhile, as employers try to keep a lid on health care costs, they look to... Continue Reading

  • Track Coach Gets Dismissed After Taking Student To Prom

    Track Coach Gets Dismissed After Taking Student To Prom

    PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) -- The daughter-in-law of Nike co-founder Bill Bowerman has been dismissed as a volunteer track coach at a small Eastern Oregon high school because she escorted a 17-year-old boy to the prom. Melissa Bowerman, 41, who had been coaching the Condon/Wheeler track and field team with her... Continue Reading

  • Player's Dad Bit Basketball Coach's Ear Off, Police Say

    Player's Dad Bit Basketball Coach's Ear Off, Police Say

    The prospect of coaching a child's sports team has always been a risky proposition. A losing season, and you could become the most hated person in town. And while physical altercations involving players' parents are not an entirely new phenomenon, some apparently are taking it to a whole new level. Continue Reading

  • High School Coach Resigns After Boys Hockey Team Performs In Lingerie

    High School Coach Resigns After Boys Hockey Team Performs In Lingerie

    The coach thought it was all in good fun. But when photos leaked of the boys on his Howell, Mich., high school hockey team performing skits in a bar -- in wigs and women's lingerie -- school officials ended the coach's 10-year career, and fired his three assistants. Every year, when the varsity hockey team... Continue Reading